Subject: Re: 1.4A problem on 5000/200
To: Simon Burge <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Andy Doran <email@example.com>
Date: 04/15/1999 04:26:43
On Thu, 15 Apr 1999, Simon Burge wrote:
> > To get a kernel to
> > build, I had to #ifdef out htonl et al. in mips locore.S (it's duplicated
> > in lib/libkern/arch/mips) and #ifdef out .abicalls in byte_swap_?.S,
> > otherwise ld failed with a message I don't understand. I recall seeing the
> > same problem about 4 months ago. Should these "solutions" be committed?
> do you get any files flagged with P or M?
No. I'm not _that_ silly.
bswap problems only started happening when I used the bswap() calls. The
htonl/ntohl duplication problem existed months ago, and still does.